Northside has a chance to set an example for the City and the Nation with Apple Street Market, Apple Street Market is a project by the Cincinnati Union Cooperative Initiative to have a full-service grocery at the former Save-A-Lot location. [...]
You don't want to miss this event put on by Ohio Citizen Action to raise money to help shut down Ohio’s oldest, dirtiest coal plants and prevent toxic coal ash spills like the one earlier this year in North Carolina [...]
In the summer of 2010, Brandon Stanton, a photographer based out of New York City, began what he refers to as, “an ambitious project to single-handedly create a photographic census of New York City.” This project evolved into Humans of New York (HONY), an amazing online collection of quotes and short stories paired with portraits of New Yorkers. This catalogue is a daily glimpse into the lives of strangers in New York City.
We, at the Northsider think this concept is pretty cool and that it builds community. We decided to borrow that idea, build on it, and make it our own. So, welcome to the “People of Northside” where each month we will feature different members of our eclectic neighborhood to remind you why you call Northside home. [...]
On Saturday, August 9th, from 9am to 2pm, please join us in the green space behind Django Western Taco (along Blue Rock at the corner of Hamilton), where you’ll find this year’s central location. We’ll have maps so you can locate your shopper-welcoming neighbors, smiles to help with whatever mother nature presents us with, and excited wishes of “Happy Hunting!” to help put you in the mood. [...]
"what we don’t know about any given person or situation far exceeds what we presume to actually know. Perspective, in my opinion, is markedly derived from individual human experience. It makes concepts like "food gentrification" less relevant and basic ideas like "human compassion" more urgent. (Of course, at the end of the day, I believe it's all intertwined.)" [...]